Essays Tagged: "Diamond"

Swedish Furniture Giant IKEA.

The points of the Porter's Diamond are described as four broad attributes. And these attributes promote or impede the creation ...

(12 pages) 466 0 4.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

This essay is about the life of Charles Wright, a famous poet.He has recieve hands full of awards for his work and has wrote over 12 poetry books.

ful sentences and elegant lines in contemporary poetry. Producing a bounty of poems as durable as a diamond, each with the dazzling light of reflection as if from the cut and polished surface of a dia ... ceful sentences and elegant lines in contemporary poetry, producing a bounty of poems as durable as diamond, each with the dazzling light of reflection as if from the cut and polished surface of a dia ...

(9 pages) 38 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

3 Shape Poems with paragraphs explaining them.

on people.sphereHimMan is tall,Strong and all,Cannot fall,Man.This poem is short, but somewhat of a diamond/haiku form to it. It begins with a noun that cannot be identified, but the rest of the poem ...

(1 pages) 21 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"the break of Dawn" a short story

th. Then, just before I was about to give up, something glimmering caught my eye. There it was, the diamond of Atlantis. It was sitting behind a large piece of gold also found by pirates.Tip, tap, tip ... inny body but no common sense, for he wasn't wearing any gloves. All of a sudden, he headed for the diamond. As he reached out, I quickly took action.Out of nowhere, I leaped up and pounced on him wit ...

(4 pages) 21 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

About the stone Periodot, the birthstone of the month of august

he Moh's hardness scale and its range is from 6.5 to 7.0, so it is pretty hard but not as hard as a diamond. The chemicals used in a peridot are (Mg, Fe2)2 S04. Now, where is peridot found? It's found ... e Park, Wyoming. Peridot is found pretty close to Kentucky, but it's still a while away. Unlike the diamond, peridot is only semi-precious, and it can still be valued pretty high. Peridot was named fr ...

(1 pages) 21 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

An evaluation of porters diamond as a means of explaining why some countries and industries have competitive advantage over others.

and thus they can develop their corporate strategy in line with their findings.In addition, Porters Diamond of National advantage allows us to analyse why some nations are more competitive than others ... om building advantages in global competition.Porter distinguishes four determinants as seen in the 'Diamond':1. Factor ConditionsØ This is the situation in a country regarding production factor ...

(6 pages) 229 1 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Black Diamond-- case analysis

eff Jamison was climbing a frozen waterfall with a Black Prophet, which is a new product from Black Diamond. The Black Prophet was broken as Jeff sunk it into the ice at the top of the last pitch of t ... d him. Although the Black Prophet had not launched to the market yet, Jeff got it from one of Black Diamond's sales representatives. Black Diamond received the bad news soon and an emergency meeting w ...

(8 pages) 67 0 4.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Poter's diamond model

nations more competitive than others. The framework he uses for this has become known as 'Porter's diamond' (See Figure). Porter used it to illustrate the determinants of national competitive advanta ... l management structures composed of managers with strong technical background.Two influences of the diamond:Government's RoleGovernment plays an important role in diamond model and can influence (and ...

(6 pages) 188 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Easter Island

n. Since then, Island's population dropped to 2000 when Roggeveen discovered Easter Island in 1722. Diamond hopes that we should learn from this history of overpopulation, which Easter Island as an ex ... natural recourses. As the forests are depleted, the quality of life falls, and then order is lost. Diamond uses the Easter Island as an epitome of Earth, which a rising population confronts shrinking ...

(1 pages) 37 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Outline and Short Story - The Krazy Kitty Strikes Again

Outline for The Krazy Kitty Strikes AgainI. IntroductionA. Description of DiamondB. Cristal and Diamond's history together.II. BodyA. Before the Crash - DialogueB. During the ... e the Crash - DialogueB. During the CrashC. After the Crash - DialogueIII. ConclusionA. What caused Diamond to crash through a glass window?B. Where Diamond is today.The Krazy Kitty Strikes AgainThere ... l of yarn, and decided she had to have this beautiful creature. A few hours later the cat was named Diamond, for her queen-like personality. Cristal loved Diamond so much; she bought her all the toys ...

(2 pages) 26 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Diamond and Graphite.

1. In question one I have to make a table (the one below) and give the differences between DIAMOND and GRAPHITE.Diamond GraphiteMOLECULE STRUCTURE Carbon atoms form a single b ... h carbon atom is bonded with three neighbours. They are shaped hexagonal.PHYSICAL APPERANCE Diamond is the hardest thing on earth. It is transparent and very brilliant. Graphite is a v ...

(4 pages) 21 1 1.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Group 14 of the Periodic Table of The Elements.

t is naturally occurring, and is found in three different forms. They are: graphite, amorphous, and diamond. Artificial diamonds are made by the application of heat and pressure (> 125 knar) in the ... e metal melts on the carbon surface, the graphite dissolves in the metal film, and the less soluble diamond precipitates out. The introduction of nitrogen as an impurity gives yellowish diamonds while ...

(5 pages) 22 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

What rock or mineral has the greatest Influence on impact on human society? (diamonds)

The mineral diamonds have had one of the largest influences on human society. Diamonds creates mind pictures of ... ty. Diamonds creates mind pictures of wealth, expensive jewelry, and many different suppositions. A diamond is much more then the glittering, dazzling, costly appearance it presents, they have changed ... he economy, fashion, and industry of humans of the past and for years to come.The characteristic of diamonds relies on many different factors such as where it's found, and how it is made. Diamonds are ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

This essay is about memorys from when I was younger.

I was struck with amazement. The ring was so beautiful. It was a fourteen carrot heart ring with a diamond in the middle. I thanked my mother for the ring many times that day. I learn that year that ...

(4 pages) 25 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Emerald: History & Analysis of a Famous Green Gem

The Emerald is a rich green stone that can be more valuable than a diamond of the same size. Emeralds are part of the beryl family of precious stones. They have a hard ...

(3 pages) 30 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

The Lost Diamond – My Personal Narrative creative writing

rrival of my father with my boarding pass as I felt the side of my head and noticed I was missing a diamond from my ear. My head was hurting because I had nothing to eat the night before when I found ... eart was filled with guilt because I was not able to stop thinking of the consequences of losing my diamond. My father was going through the darkest valley of his life by just giving his daughter away ...

(4 pages) 21 0 1.0 May/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Paper Crane

) with opposite corners.4.Makeit look as if there are two triangles and a box.5.Then make it into a diamond.6.Then make it into amore norrow diamond.7.Then fold half of the diamond over.8.Then repeat ...

(1 pages) 509 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


The distribution of wealth in American resembles a diamond shaped structure meaning the majority of the population is in the middle class and the poor ... of the population is in the middle class and the poor as well as the wealthy are the minority. The diamond is considered the perfect structure for any economy because the majority of the population i ... larger and larger volume of homeless and poverty stricken people. If a solution does not arise the diamond shaped economic structure we have created and pride America on will only flatten out and eve ...

(6 pages) 29 0 5.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Blood Diamond"

The movie "Blood Diamond", starring Leonardo Dicaprio, moved me enough for me to write an essay on the ongoing troubl ... essay on the ongoing trouble and struggle in Sierra Leone which is located in West Africa. Conflict diamonds were used to fund wars in West Africa, where it cost many people their lives. One of the ma ... ca, where it cost many people their lives. One of the major reasons that they are now called "Blood Diamonds" is because of the number of casualty caused to attain the valuable stones. They were extre ...

(3 pages) 74 0 4.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

There was a girl named Abby Kimmel who had arranged

There was a girl named Abby Kimmel who had arranged for her and her best friend named Merle Diamond to go to camp together for 2 months at Pincrest Camp for Girls.Merle's dad was an actor, and ...

(5 pages) 849 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists